Venom Tops The Box Office

October 10, 2018

Two of this weekend’s new releases, Venom and A Star Is Born combined for the 10th-biggest October opening weekends of all time.

Marvel’s Spider-Man spinoff, starring Tom Hardy as the titular character, delivered an estimated $80 million -- the biggest October opening ever -- beating the previous record set by Gravity in 2013 by more than $20 million.

Here are the top 10 movies from Friday through Sunday, with estimated domestic box office earnings:

1. Venom, $80 million

2. A Star Is Born, $41.25 million

3. Smallfoot, $14.9 million

4. Night School, $12.275 million

5. The House With a Clock in Its Walls, $7.3 million

6. A Simple Favor, $3.4 million

7. The Nun, $2.6 million

8. Hell Fest, $2.075 million

9. Crazy Rich Asians, $2.06 million

10. The Predator, $900,000

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